Appalachian Warrior Fund

Type: University Scholarships

Interview Required: YesAmount: VariesDeadline: 3/15/2017

The Appalachian Warrior Fund has been established at Appalachian State University to honor veterans. This scholarship fund is for honorably discharged and disabled veterans and their children who have been admitted and enrolled at the university. The scholarship is for veterans with a disability rating between 10 and 50 percent awarded from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Veterans must possess minimum GPA of 2.8 and must be residents of North Carolina. In addition they must provide proof of their discharge status and disability rating. The children of disabled veterans must possess a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher and must be residents of North Carolina.

Applications for the Applachian Warrior Fund can be found here.

How to Apply: 

Complete the Application found here by March 15.

Criteria: 3.0 GPA


Children of War

Scholarships in appreciation for the service and sacrifices of North Carolina’s war veterans: a four-year scholarship program at approved schools in North Carolina has been established for the qualifying natural or adopted (before age 15) children of certain class categories of deceased, disabled, combat or POW/MIA veterans.

Applicant must be under age 25 at time of application. The veteran’s qualifying criteria must have occurred during a period of war.

At time of application, applicant must be domiciled and resident of North Carolina.

A. Veteran parent was a legal resident of North Carolina at time of said veteran’s entrance into that period of service in the Armed Forces during which eligibility is established.


B. The applicant, of an eligible veteran, is the natural child or adopted child prior to age 15, who was born in North Carolina and has been a resident of North Carolina continuously since birth.

Click here to begin the application process.